VU Physics and Astronomy Colloquium

Friday, December 5, 2008. Join us in NSC 231 at 3:05 for refreshments. Talk starts at 3:20 in NSC 224.

"Senior Research Projects"

Each senior physics major performs an independent research study, guided by a faculty member. As part of the project, the students present a proposal in the fall and their results in the spring.

The following students are presenting at today's colloquium:

Ansel Hillmer: "Introduction to the ZDC at STAR"

Dan Trubey: "Schumann Resonances: a means of investigating Earth's electromagnetic environment"

Ryan McGuire: "Light and Velocity Variability in Nine Bright Proto-Planetary Nebulae"

Chris Wagner: "Temperature Dependence of the Thermoelectric Effect"